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The Resource Silk, Alessandro Baricco ; translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein

Silk, Alessandro Baricco ; translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein

Label
Silk
Title
Silk
Statement of responsibility
Alessandro Baricco ; translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
The French silk trade is threatened by an epidemic and Hervé Joncour travels to 1860s Japan to attempt to obtain clean eggs. He falls in love with a non-Japanese concubine but the affair is carried out secretively and provides a most delicate ending
Member of
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1958-
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Baricco, Alessandro
Dewey number
  • 853.9'14
  • 853.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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  • Silk industry
  • Japan
Label
Silk, Alessandro Baricco ; translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein
Instantiates
Publication
Note
This translation originally published: London: Harvill, 1997
Control code
9781841958354
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
148 p.
Isbn
9781841958354
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Silk, Alessandro Baricco ; translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein
Publication
Note
This translation originally published: London: Harvill, 1997
Control code
9781841958354
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
148 p.
Isbn
9781841958354
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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